Dr. Oliver Decker joins Deloitte Legal as a Partner in Munich
Investment practice continues its growth path
With Dr. Oliver Decker, Deloitte Legal gains a specialist for investment regulatory law and consequently continues its growth trajectory at the Munich office.
As of January 1, 2021, 41-year-old Dr. Oliver Decker will strengthen Deloitte Legal's cross-office Banking & Finance team as Partner and Head of Investment Management Legal. He will be joined by a team of three additional lawyers, including investment regulatory lawyers Stefan Kreß as Counsel and Dario Jüttner as Senior Associate.
Dr. Mathias Hanten, Head of the Banking & Finance Service Line: "We are very much looking forward to working with Oliver Decker and the new team. With his extensive advisory experience in investment regulatory law, Oliver Decker perfectly complements our financial regulatory expertise. This also fits in with our mid-term growth strategy." Thomas Northoff, Managing Partner of Deloitte Legal adds: "With his expertise, Oliver Decker creates additional cross-business advisory opportunities in the investment management sector. We are driving forward cross-disciplinary cooperation with our colleagues from Tax Advisory and Risk Advisory, as well as the integration of investment regulatory know-how into the range of advisory services offered by our Corporate Practice".
Oliver Decker explains his move: "What attracted me to Deloitte Legal was the dynamic environment in a strong regulatory practice with great further growth potential. I am very pleased to be actively involved in the further expansion of the Munich office. By networking with colleagues from the IT/IP legal department, we can provide our clients with comprehensive support".
At Deloitte Legal, Dr. Decker will continue to focus on advising German and international clients on all aspects of investment regulatory law and fund structuring. He will also continue to assist insurance companies on issues relating to the viability of investment products.